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2011-07-28 17:13:00

LOS ANGELES, July 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- After the 1971 album Who's Next, Pete Townshend returned to the "rock-opera" concept, so dramatically realized through "Tommy," with another ambitious double-album masterpiece. Based around the story of Jimmy, QUADROPHENIA tells the tale of a young mod and his struggle to come of age in the mid-1960s. The story also takes its influence from the band's early fans from the original mod era, and its themes of teenage angst and disaffection still...

2011-07-20 10:35:00

CHICAGO, July 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- R&B superstar R. Kelly will be laid up for an indefinite amount of time after undergoing an emergency procedure at Northwestern Memorial Hospital yesterday to drain an abscess on one of his tonsils. Kelly had visited a throat specialist earlier in the day complaining of severe throat pain. Following a preliminary exam, he was rushed to Northwestern Memorial for the procedure. It is not known when the multi-platinum recording star, who just...

2011-07-18 17:34:00

LOS ANGELES, July 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Famed for their virtuoso musicianship and provocative songwriting, Rush continues to be one of the most dynamic and compelling groups in rock history. On July 19, 2011, Universal Music Enterprises (UMe) will release the 2-CD set Rush: Icon 2 which will now include the original Rush ICON collection released in 2010, plus a second CD featuring 11 songs culled from their classic Mercury Records live albums: All The World's A Stage (1976),...


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maffling
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  • A simpleton.
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